Rory Malloy served for more than 32 years as an Infantryman and half of his career as a Command Sergeant Major. Assignments included the 82nd Airborne Division; 3-325th Airborne, Vicenza, Italy; Drill Sergeant, Ft. Benning, Georgia; University of Dayton ROTC, Ohio; the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault); the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, Louisiana; the 1st Cavalry Division; Commandant, USA Sergeants Major Academy; and as the Sergeant Major for the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (Pentagon).
Rory graduated with honors from every military course attended to include: Distinguished Honor Graduate from both the Jumpmaster Course and Drill Sergeant School; Honor Graduate from the Air Assault School. And the Commandant’s List from the Basic NCO Course, Advance NCO Course, First Sergeants Course, and the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 52).
Some of his other awards and honors include being awarded the Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit (4th Award), Bronze Star Medal for Valor, Bronze Star Medal (3rd Award), Meritorious Service Medal (4th Award), the Master Parachutist Badge, Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Air Assault Badge, the Italian Parachutist Badge and the Army Staff Identification Badge. The Sergeant. Morales Award, Sergeant Audie Murphy Award, 1993 Ft. Benning Drill Sergeant of the Year, the Order of Saint Maurice Primicerius and Centurion Medals, the Order of Saint George Medal and the Order of Saint Barbara Medal; awarded the Secretary of the Army Distinguished Member of the Regiment for the 187th Infantry, 325th Airborne Infantry, 327th Infantry, and 502nd Infantry Regiments and was inducted into the United States Army Sergeant Major Academy Hall of Honors in 2017.
Rory graduated from college with honors as a "Cum Laude" with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and as a “Summa Cum Laude” with a Master of Business Administration, Human Resource Management.
Since his transition from the U.S. Army, Rory has served as the Director, Business Development for LRAD, Inc. San Diego, CA and currently as the Executive Director for the Fort Campbell Strong Defense Alliance, Inc., Government and Defense Advisor for SERE Industries, Inc., and an Independent Associate/Executive Coach with LWM III at FT. Leavenworth, KS.